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The Resource Allegory : the dynamics of an ancient and medieval technique, Jon Whitman

Allegory : the dynamics of an ancient and medieval technique, Jon Whitman

Label
Allegory : the dynamics of an ancient and medieval technique
Title
Allegory
Title remainder
the dynamics of an ancient and medieval technique
Statement of responsibility
Jon Whitman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whitman, Jon
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Allegory
  • Literature, Medieval
  • Classical literature
Label
Allegory : the dynamics of an ancient and medieval technique, Jon Whitman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The allegorical problem -- Ancient configurations. Homeric origins: Goddess, man, passion ; Pre-Socratic gods: Platonic soul ; Stoic cosmology: Physis and Mythos ; Stoic psychology: Logos and Pathos ; Epic modulations and Virgil's 'Marriage' -- Rites of passage: Transitions between antiquity and the Middle ages. The early Christian milieu: Text, being, time ; Origen's descent; Antony's ascent ; Augustine and Prudentius: Digressions and progressions ; Macrobius' dream; Martianus' awakening ; Fulgentius and Boethius: Inversions and conversions -- Ages of renewal: The early medieval period. God's books and Bede's tropes ; Raban Maur's Spring; A Carolingian 'Revival' ; Eriugena's theophany -- Twelfth-century genesis. Movements of regeneration ; Matter: The conservation of power ; Creation: The delegation of power -- The allegory of creation: The Cosmographia
Control code
12946326
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 281 pages
Isbn
9780674016453
Lccn
85027261
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)980234
Label
Allegory : the dynamics of an ancient and medieval technique, Jon Whitman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The allegorical problem -- Ancient configurations. Homeric origins: Goddess, man, passion ; Pre-Socratic gods: Platonic soul ; Stoic cosmology: Physis and Mythos ; Stoic psychology: Logos and Pathos ; Epic modulations and Virgil's 'Marriage' -- Rites of passage: Transitions between antiquity and the Middle ages. The early Christian milieu: Text, being, time ; Origen's descent; Antony's ascent ; Augustine and Prudentius: Digressions and progressions ; Macrobius' dream; Martianus' awakening ; Fulgentius and Boethius: Inversions and conversions -- Ages of renewal: The early medieval period. God's books and Bede's tropes ; Raban Maur's Spring; A Carolingian 'Revival' ; Eriugena's theophany -- Twelfth-century genesis. Movements of regeneration ; Matter: The conservation of power ; Creation: The delegation of power -- The allegory of creation: The Cosmographia
Control code
12946326
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 281 pages
Isbn
9780674016453
Lccn
85027261
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)980234

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